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Crane in former railway yard E of Conwy station

A Grade II Listed Building in Conwy, Conwy

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2797 / 53°16'46"N

Longitude: -3.8268 / 3°49'36"W

OS Eastings: 278294

OS Northings: 377415

OS Grid: SH782774

Mapcode National: GBR 1ZQJ.91

Mapcode Global: WH654.5TZL

Entry Name: Crane in former railway yard E of Conwy station

Listing Date: 30 December 2005

Last Amended: 30 December 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 87421

Location: To the S of the town wall and SW of the castle, on the N side of the railway and just W of Llanrwst Road.

County: Conwy

Town: Conwy

Community: Conwy

Community: Conwy

Locality: Pont Pensarn

Built-Up Area: Conwy

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

In a former LNWR railway yard with goods shed, shown on the 1913 Ordnance Survey. Cast and built at LNWR Crewe Works (name on base).

Exterior

A manually operated cast-iron crane with a long timber arm and pulley. The structure rotates on the base and has a large spur gear.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special interest as one of a number of items contributing to the overall historical integrity of this section of the former Chester & Holyhead Railway.

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